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Console Digital Revenue Set to Overtake PC This Year Console Digital Revenue Set to Overtake PC This Year

With the coming next-generation video game consoles from Microsoft and Sony, both companies are looking toward a future where much of the industry’s sales come via online stores. Though Microsoft’s scheme to lock down the Xbox One with DRM and …

Kia’s First U.S. Market All-Electric Car Launches Next Year Kia’s First U.S. Market All-Electric Car Launches Next Year

South Korea’s second-largest automaker has announced that they will debut their first ever all-electric vehicle in the U.S. next year. Called the Soul EV, it’s an all-electric version of the Kia Soul, one of the company’s best-selling cars. Kia says …

Gullah/Geechee: Slave Descendants’ Culture In Danger
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The Gullah/Geechee Nation–a group of people whose ancestors were slaves brought over to sea islands and the Southeast coast–have made it a priority to preserve their heritage over the years. In 2000, they officially became an internationally-recognized nation and elected …

Bing Ads Finally Get Those Skype-Integrated Call Extensions Bing Ads Finally Get Those Skype-Integrated Call Extensions

Earlier this year, we reported that Bing was readying Skype-integrated click-to-call mobile ads, and now it has finally announced them. On the Bing Ads blog, Microsoft’s Ambrish Verma introduced Bing’s new Call Extensions, which work across all devices, and utilize …

Bing Image Search Gets Pinterest Boards Bing Image Search Gets Pinterest Boards
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Bing announced today that it has added new Pinterest integration to its Image Search. When users search for an image on Bing, they may see related boards from Pinterest on the right-hand side of the search results page. “Every day …

Paramount Layoffs Take Away Over 100 Jobs Paramount Layoffs Take Away Over 100 Jobs

Paramount Studios has made the decision to layoff 5% of their staff worldwide, which will affect about 110 people. The news was sent via memo on Tuesday, and while employees of the movie giant knew something big was coming, it …

‘Rocky’ Run Recreated in Philadelphia [VIDEO]

One of the most memorable scenes in movie history is of Rocky Balboa running through the streets (and parks and train tracks) of Philadelphia as people cheer him on in Rocky II. Children begin following him and the music swells …

Check Out Some Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Footage From The Beta

The long wait is over Battlefield 4 fans – the closed beta for those who preordered the title began yesterday. Those who can navigate through the driver and connectivity issues are finding themselves in Battlefield bliss as they push their …

Paris Hilton Enlists Lil Wayne For New Single

Paris Hilton is bucking for a comeback in the music world (but did she ever really leave?), and she’s enlisted Lil Wayne to help her on the new single “Good Time”. The single won’t be released until next week, but …

iOS 7 Making You Nauseous? Jimmy Kimmel Can Help iOS 7 Making You Nauseous? Jimmy Kimmel Can Help
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Soon after Apple released iOS 7, some users complained of dizziness, nausea, and headaches. And it wasn’t just from the inability to download the damn thing. People claimed that the new operating system was making them feel sick – literally. …

Microsoft Will Be Back At CES In 2014 [Report] Microsoft Will Be Back At CES In 2014 [Report]

At CES 2012, Microsoft announced that it would be their last year at the technology trade show. The news came as somewhat of a shock considering that Microsoft traditionally presented a keynote at the show. Now it appears that Microsoft’s …

Next-Gen ‘Deus Ex’ is in Development

Square Enix today confirmed that Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut will be launching for consoles (including Wii U) and PC on October 22 in North America. In addition to this announcement, however, the publisher announced that the Deus …

Pittsburgh Pirates Reach Playoffs After 21 Year Wait

Andrew McCutchen knew good things were afoot when Francisco Liriano showed up to Tuesday night’s Wild-Card game with his suit on: “He had the expectancy to win. When he showed up with his suit on, that got me hyped up.” …

Rapper Phonte Tweets Absolutely Perfect Analogies Between Famous TV Shows and Other Rappers
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Grammy-nominated rapper Phonte must watch a lot of TV. Seriously, this guy knows his stuff. That knowledge led to some of the most inspired crossover comparisons, delivered in 140 characters, that I’ve ever seen. Over the past couple of days, …

Hilltown Accident: Mysterious Crash Under Investigation

Hilltown, Pennsylvania was the scene of a deadly crash on Tuesday afternoon, and police are investigating what caused it. The accident involved two cars and a Mack truck; authorities say a Scion rammed into a pickup truck from behind on …

NeNe Leakes On New Spinoff, “Bridesmaid-zillas”
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NeNe Leakes has her own spinoff show now after appearing for several seasons on the hugely successful “Real Housewives of Atlanta”, and she recently sat down for an interview with Entertainment Tonight to dish about “I Dream Of NeNe” and …

Incidence of Infants Sharing a Bed Rising, Says NIH

The NIH this week revealed results from the National Infant Sleep Position Study that show that the incidence of infants sharing a bed with an adult or another child has more than doubled over the past two decades. Nearly 14% …

Netflix Gives Students Free Subscriptions For Talking About Movies And TV Shows Netflix Gives Students Free Subscriptions For Talking About Movies And TV Shows

In the UK and Ireland, Netflix is offering students a shot at a year’s free subscription as part of a Student Ambassador program. Announced via Twitter and Facebook, the program calls on students to use Twitter to discuss shows and …

Microsoft Revives Hover For Internet Explorer 11 Launch
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Later this month, Windows 8.1 will roll out to the millions of Windows 8 machines currently in the hands of consumers. The updated OS includes a number of enhancements, including Internet Explorer 11. Microsoft promises that it’s new browser features …

Tom Clancy, Legendary Author, Has Died at 66

Twitter, as well as the New York Daily News, have issued reports that Tom Clancy died last night in a Baltimore hospital near his home at age 66. A native of Baltimore, Clancy started out as an insurance salesman before …

Bernie Kosar Blames Offensive Line During DUI Stop

In either the saddest thing I’ve heard in quite some time or the most impressively creative, former Cleveland Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar has thrown his offensive line under the bus one final time for his inability to complete a field …

Dom Tiberi Consoled by Entire Ohio St. Football Team

On Tuesday, September 17, Dom Tiberi’s life was changed forever. That night, the sports director at the CBS-affiliate in Columbus, Ohio, lost his daughter to a car wreck. AT 10:45 PM, Maria Tiberi, a student of Ohio State University, rear-ended …

Brain Hacking Gets the AsapSCIENCE Treatment

Make someone happy with the push of a button? Make someone do a silly dance by delivering an electrical signal? Sign me up, brain hacking sounds awesome. AsapSCIENCE, as always, takes a complicated topic and condenses it into a delightful …

Gartner: 3D Printer Industry To See Massive Growth Over The Next Few Years Gartner: 3D Printer Industry To See Massive Growth Over The Next Few Years

There’s no denying the cool factor that 3D printers have gained over the last few years. This has led to an increase in purchases from hobbyists and other non-industry consumers. That increase is now leading to explosive growth in the …